Foot blisters is a condition which is caused by skin burn, bacterial or fungus infection, insect bite, injury and friction being the major one. Like any blisters on the skin, they are small pocket of fluid and looks like small bubbles. Having a blister on the feet affects your routine life. For example, you may have trouble in walking or standing for long periods of time.
It is a common skin condition, irrespective of age, sex and age. However, there are many myths surrounding foot blisters. Some of them are—
Many people think that friction is a rubbing or wearing cotton socks can prevent blisters. Are you one of them? Common causes of these types of blisters include:
- insect bites and stings
- skin allergens
- chemicals in washing detergents
- chemicals in shower or bath skin cleansers
- chemical solvents or cleaners